Ben Macdui

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Ben Macdui
Beinn Mac Duibh
Ben-macdui-from-carn-liath.jpg
Heichest pynt
Elevation1,309 m (4,295 ft) [1]
Prominence950 m (3,120 ft) 
Rankit 9t in Breetish Isles
Paurent peakBen Nevis
LeetinMarilyn, Munro, Hardy, Cooncil tap (Aiberdeenshire, Moray), Coonty tap (Aiberdeenshire, Banffshire)
Namin
TranslationMountain of the son of Duff/MacDuff or Hill of the Black Pig (a reference to its shape) (Gaelic)
PronunciationScots Gaelic: [peɲ maʰkˈt̪ɯj]
Geografie
LocationMoray / Aiberdeenshire, Scotland
Parent rangeCairngorms
OS gridNN989989
Topo mapOS Landranger 36, 43, Explorer OL57
Climbing
Normal routeSaidle at Loch Ericht (359 metres or 1,178 feet)

Ben Macdui (Scots Gaelic: Beinn Mac Duibh) is the seicont heichest muntain in the Unitit Kinrick (in absolute hicht) efter Ben Nevis, an the heichest in the Cairngorms Naitional Pairk.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Ben Macdui (Beinn Macduibh)". Hill Bagging - the online version of the Database of British and Irish Hills (DoBIH). 2019. Retrieved 19 June 2019.